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Reward of Patience

The rewards of patience are boundless but mine today is this very clear shot of a golden dragonfly. Not an easy feat being that i don’t use a zoom lens so i have to be uber close and still to get a 55 more words


A Dragonfly Story

I’ve been sick the last several days and I’m not up to writing a whole Friday 5 blog post today, but I still wanted to get SOMETHING up today. ¬† 659 more words


Day 109: Drawing a Day

A “buzzy” day calls for quick buggy sketches :-) in ink and pen. The brown pen I used to make wing webbing of the bee got dissolved in wet ink wash- and the bee got funky orange wings!




with almost no pressure, six times

touching the stem


This poem was written in response to Carpe Diem Little Creatures #18, Issa’s “rice blossoms”, another great prompt hosted by Ch√®vrefeuille at Carpe Diem Haiku Kai. 25 more words


Dragonfly + Cactus

I had a really nice visitor today, and what unexpectedly happen unfolds….

A magnificient blue dragonfly flew into my ‘cactus plot’ at my room’s mini balcony, where I had a rare opportunity up close and personal with Nature’s 2 greatest creations; insect and plants. 9 more words


Flight of Fancy

Continuing on with photos I took in Asheville’s Riverside Cemetery, this is one of the most fun engravings I’ve seen on a gravestone. Though I usually find older graves more interesting than contemporary ones, I love the bold, graphic design and whimsical character of this winged insect. 137 more words